ABB provides technical college with programmable logic controllers and motor drives for use in an automation lab to help students better understand industrial technology.
Montreal based Matrox Graphics Inc., maker of control room and personal human machine interface (HMI) hardware has introduced its first free iPad app, the MuraControl for iPad.
The IPSO Alliance (http://www.ipso-alliance.org/) announced the successful completion of a multi-vendor interoperability event showcasing Internet Protocol (IP) for smart objects.
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The Emerson Global Users Exchange event descended on Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center the last week in October and brought record numbers with it, with attendee totals settling in at just under 2,900.
With more than 1,300 attendees in Nashville, Invensys Operations Management President and CEO Sudipta Bhattacharya emphasized the company’s continuity of leadership over the past three years as a major factor for the success thus far of its turnaround.
In moves highlighting Siemens’ increasing focus on city infrastructure projects in North America, Daryl Dulaney has been named chief executive officer of Siemens’ newly-formed Infrastructure & Cities (IC) Sector in North America, which includes the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America.
An additive manufacturing process that accumulates a range of materials one layer at a time, laser sintering adds a special tool the engineer’s toolbox for manufacturing custom and/or highly complex parts.
In his new book “Growth or Bust: Game-Changing Secrets from a Leading Corporate Strategist,” Mark Faust describes how managers can participate in corporate turnarounds.
Even the Web address of Kildeer, Ill.-based Reshore Initiative—www.reshorenow.org—communicates the urgency founder Harry Moser assigns to re-shoring.
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